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graft,

in surgery: see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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graft

[graft]
(biology)
To unite to form a graft.
A piece of tissue transplanted from one individual to another or to a different place on the same individual.
An individual resulting from the grafting of parts.
(botany)
To unite a scion to an understock in such manner that the two grow together and continue development as a single plant without change in scion or stock.

graft

To join a scion, shoot, or bud to the stock of another similar plant.

graft

1. Horticulture
a. a piece of plant tissue (the scion), normally a stem, that is made to unite with an established plant (the stock), which supports and nourishes it
b. the plant resulting from the union of scion and stock
c. the point of union between the scion and the stock
2. Surgery a piece of tissue or an organ transplanted from a donor or from the patient's own body to an area of the body in need of the tissue
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In 1996, Morey and McAninch fully described the ventral onlay oral mucosal graft urethroplasty and Barbagli et al.
In 2002, Palminteri et al presented their experience with 2-stage buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty for complex bulbar urethral strictures with a success rate of 92.8%.
An unusual complication associated with hard palate mucosal grafts: presumed minor salivary gland secretion.
Free mucosal graft surgery : The procedure describing by Miller was used.
We present our series of patients undergoing buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty for post-radiation bulbomembranous urethral strictures and compare both dorsal and ventral approaches.
1: 1: Excision and primary anastomosis; 2: Buccal mucosal graft urethroplasty; 3: Augmented anastomotic urethroplasty; 4: Flap; 5: Flaps +/− Grafts.
Researchers replaced the lining of the brain with highly permeable mucosal grafts - a surgery commonly performed after transnasal brain tumour removal.
Use of mucosal grafts and temporary tube implanting for treatment of teat sinus mucosal injuries.
If a CSF leak is detected during septoplasty, it should be repaired intraoperatively; a variety of materials, such as temporalis fascia, septal mucosal grafts, or osteomucoperiosteal flaps can be used.
This combination gave a better outcome than either method used on its own.14 Fascial and mucosal grafts are also applied as an alternative but they have their limitations.